Bonino agreed to terms on a two-year, $4.1 million contract with San Jose on Wednesday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Bonino will be joining his sixth NHL franchise since entering the league back in 2009-10 with the Ducks. While he's never actually played for the Sharks, the 33-year-old center was drafted by the club in the sixth round of the 2007 NHL Draft. Bringing in the veteran will give San Jose the option to move Tomas Hertl back to the wing.
Bonino scored a goal on his only shot in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win against the Ducks.
Bonino gave the Wild a 3-1 cushion late in the second period when he connected a one-timer in the slot for his 10th goal of the season. The 33-year-old has produced five points (three goals, two assists) over his last four tilts.
Bonino produced an assist in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Ducks.
Bonino set up Nico Sturm's first-period tally as the Wild got some offense from their fourth line. The 33-year-old Bonino is no stranger to the scoresheet with 24 points and 63 shots on net through 52 contests this year, mainly in a bottom-six role.
Bonino scored twice and added an assist in Monday's 6-5 win over the Golden Knights.
Bonino scored a goal in each of the first and second periods, with his latter tally coming on the power play. He also assisted on Kevin Fiala's third-period marker that sparked the Wild's comeback. Bonino is up to nine tallies, 23 points, 61 shots on net and 49 blocked shots through 50 appearances.
Bonino scored an empty-net goal and added an assist with two shots Saturday in a 6-3 win over San Jose.
Bonino picked up both of his points during the third period, assisting on Kirill Kaprizov's power-play goal 4:28 into the frame and burying his empty-netter with 22 seconds remaining. The 32-year-old Bonino has come alive offensively over the last 10 days, hitting the scoresheet in six of seven games with three goals and eight assists during that stretch.
Bonino produced an assist in Friday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Bonino set up a Nico Sturm goal at 11:19 of the third period. The 33-year-old Bonino has surged recently, with two goals and seven assists in his last six outings. The veteran forward is up to 18 points, 56 shots on net, 45 blocked shots and 26 PIM through 45 contests overall.
Bonino posted two assists, two shots on net and a pair of blocked shots in Monday's 5-2 win over the Coyotes.
Bonino set up Kiril Kaprizov's opening tally on the power play, and added a secondary helper on a Jonas Brodin empty-netter in the third. The 32-year-old Bonino is rolling lately -- he has two goals and six assists during a four-game point streak. The Connecticut native has produced 17 points, 55 shots, 45 blocks and a minus-1 rating through 43 outings. His role on the top power-play unit could make the forward an intriguing option in DFS.
Bonino recorded an assist and went plus-2 in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Sharks.
Bonino earned the secondary helper on linemate Zach Parise's first-period tally, which stood as the game-winner. In his last three games, Bonino has two goals and four helpers. The 32-year-old forward has notched 15 points, 53 shots on goal, 26 PIM and 43 blocked shots through 42 contests overall. Good chemistry with Parise could make Bonino a solid budget option in DFS.
Bonino scored a goal on two shots and added an assist in Friday's 3-2 win over the Sharks.
Bonino capitalized on a Sharks turnover to tie the game at 1-1 in the first period. In the second, he earned an assist on Zach Parise's tally. Bonino has racked up five points in his last two outings. He's up to 14 points, 52 shots on net, 42 blocked shots and 26 PIM through 41 contests overall.
Bonino scored a power-play goal on two shots and dished out a pair of hits in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Coyotes.
Bonino hadn't had a multi-point game all year but erupted during Wednesday's matinee for his first three-point performance since Oct. 2019 with Nashville. The 32-year-old scored what proved to be the game-winner with a power-play tally in the final minute of of the second period -- his first goal in eight games -- and also provided assists on goals by Zach Parise and Jared Spurgeon. Bonino, in his first season with Minnesota, has five goals and seven assists in 40 games.
Bonino recorded an assist in Wednesday's 8-3 win over the Avalanche.
Bonino set up the second of Kevin Fiala's three goals Wednesday. The 32-year-old Bonino has struggled to generate offense with nine points and 48 shots on net through 37 contests.
Bonino scored a goal on two shots in Monday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Sharks.
Bonino gave the Wild a 2-1 lead with his goal at the 19-minute mark of the first period. The 32-year-old forward has worked in a third-line role with Zach Parise (COVID-19 protocol) out of the lineup. Bonino snapped a five-game point drought Monday with his tally. He's at eight points, 41 shots on net, 30 blocked shots and a minus-2 rating through 32 contests.
Bonino posted an assist in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Coyotes.
Bonino has a goal and an assist in his last two games after going six outings without a point. The 32-year-old center is up to seven points, 34 shots on net and a minus-2 rating through 26 contests. He's seen mainly bottom-six usage in his first year in Minnesota -- the limited role has him on pace for his worst scoring output since 2012-13 when he had 13 points in 27 appearances.
Bonino scored a goal on his only shot in Monday's 5-4 overtime loss to Vegas.
Bonino put the Wild on top 3-2 with 2:07 left in the second period, depositing a loose puck in front of the Vegas net. It was only Bonino's second goal of the season and his first since Jan. 20, ending his 13-game drought. The 32-year-old averaged 16 goals over his previous three years with Nashville but hasn't been able to find that touch in his first season with Minnesota.
Bonino collected an assist, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's 6-2 win over the Avalanche.
Bonino had the secondary assist on Nico Sturm's first goal in the third period. The 32-year-old Bonino has gone 11 games without a goal of his own, and he's provided a meager three assists in that span. Overall, the veteran center has four points and 20 blocked shots in 15 appearances.
Bonino registered a power-play assist and two blocked shots in Thursday's 3-1 win over the Ducks.
Bonino returned to the lineup Thursday after missing time in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol. The 32-year-old center skated a season-low 12:02 in this contest, but he had the secondary helper on Marcus Foligno's third-period tally. Bonino has three points, 19 shots on net and 16 blocked shots in 12 appearances.
Bonino will suit up in Thursday's game against the Ducks, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Bonino cleared the league's COVID-19 protocol in time for Tuesday's game against the Kings, but he didn't end up playing. The veteran has just two points through 12 games this season, and he's expected to handle a bottom-six role for Thursday's game.
Bonino won't play in Tuesday's game versus the Kings, Jessi Pierce of The Athletic reports.
Bonino has cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocol, but head coach Dean Evason wants the 32-year-old to get a few more practices under his belt before re-entering the lineup. Currently, he's aiming to return for Thursday's road clash against the Ducks.
Bonino was removed from the NHL's COVID-19 protocol list Monday, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
The Wild are expected to return to action Tuesday against the Kings and Bonino will now be eligible to suit up. The 32-year-old center has just two points and a minus-6 rating through 11 games this season.
Coach Dean Evason said Sunday that he expects Bonino to be cleared from the NHL's COVID-19 protocol "soon," Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
The Wild continue to manage the virus outbreak that has left eight players currently in the league's protocol. Bonino has had a quiet season after being acquired via trade from Nashville this offseason, accumulating two points and 19 shots across 16:54 of average ice time in 11 games. Bonino's status -- as well as the entire Wild lineup -- remains uncertain as the team is set to resume game action Tuesday against the Kings.
|Last 7 Games|
|04/24||@ SJ||W 6-3||1||1||2||+1||14:41|
|04/17||vs SJ||W 5-2||0||1||1||+2||19:42|
|04/16||vs SJ||W 3-2||1||1||2||+1||16:44|
|03/31||@ SJ||L 2-4||0||0||0||-1||15:25|
|03/29||@ SJ||L 3-4 (SO)||1||0||1||-1||16:51|
|02/22||@ SJ||W 6-2||0||0||0||0||13:42|
|01/24||vs SJ||L 3-5||0||0||0||-3||19:01|
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